15 episodes

Nobody wants to talk about death, the elephant in the room. We all act as if will never happen to us and go about living our same lives the same way every day. But what if you changed your perspective? What if you, instead of thinking about the life you've lived thus far, started to think about how many years you have left. Would you make choices, some which that might change your life from this point moving forward? Each week, The Bucket founder David Abend brings you a different perspective on mortality. Listen in to how he and his team are re-branding death and mortality into a positive force for change and good.

The Bucket Podcast David Abend - Co-Founder and Editor In Chief

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.7 • 9 Ratings

Nobody wants to talk about death, the elephant in the room. We all act as if will never happen to us and go about living our same lives the same way every day. But what if you changed your perspective? What if you, instead of thinking about the life you've lived thus far, started to think about how many years you have left. Would you make choices, some which that might change your life from this point moving forward? Each week, The Bucket founder David Abend brings you a different perspective on mortality. Listen in to how he and his team are re-branding death and mortality into a positive force for change and good.

    Katy Butler: “Trust Your Heart”

    Katy Butler: “Trust Your Heart”

    Trust your heart. That’s the advice of Katy Butler, best-selling author of The Art of Dying Well, and strong believer in how acknowledging mortality can help improve our lives, and deaths.

    • 46 min
    Dr. Ranjana Srivastava: Live Deliberately

    Dr. Ranjana Srivastava: Live Deliberately

    Oncologist, author, and radio personality Dr. Ranjana Srivastava shares her perspective of getting your priorities straight — long before you have to.

    • 34 min
    Five for Fighting: “Dude, look around!”

    Five for Fighting: “Dude, look around!”

    Hear singer songwriter John Ondrasik (aka, Five for Fighting) talk about the story, and meaning, behind his hit song, “100 Years.”

    • 40 min
    Chris Crowley: Endurance Predator

    Chris Crowley: Endurance Predator

    Chris Crowley, co-author of the New York Times best-seller, Younger Next Year, says we have a choice about how we age: decay or grow.

    • 33 min
    General George Casey, Jr.: Make the best of it

    General George Casey, Jr.: Make the best of it

    General George Casey Jr. shares a soldier’s view of on the preciousness of life amidst the backdrop of death.

    • 29 min
    Roberta MacDonald: To Have Life, You Have to Have Death

    Roberta MacDonald: To Have Life, You Have to Have Death

    “You only get to breathe in and out so long. What are you going to do with that time?”

    • 40 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
9 Ratings

9 Ratings

AlyssaOM ,

Unique Content

I love listening to The Bucket Podcast. The content is unique and digestible. It’s more inspiration than depressing, even though some may find thinking about mortality depressing. I find it gets the wheels turning about my next adventure!

RobMM1966 ,

Powerful!

Incredible stories from incredible people! Can't wait for more episodes.

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